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  1. Large Vauxhalls
    Morning, I have just purchased a 2006 Vauxhall vectra 1.9 diesel cdti with a bodged coolent leak repair if that’s what you call it, please look at the video and please advise me how I should go about repairing it.
  2. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    What is the typical lifespan of these engines? Are they reliable and what are the weak points of this engine?
  3. Large Vauxhalls
    Ben trying to find the name of this top rubber on this rack as my vectra is missing it. Can anyone help please
  4. Large Vauxhalls
    I have a vauxhall vectra 2001 plate and need the form which on steering column what stops the fumes coming into the car. Does anyone know what this is called and where could I get one from? Thanks
  5. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi all I just had a new steering rack fitted in my vectra 2001 vehicle but at first it wouldn't go into first or second gear and he messed about with it and now it dose go in but is stiff and at times takes a couple of attempts, could anyone know what I need to do to fix this? Thanks
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  7. Large Vauxhalls
    Hello, I’m just wondering if anyone can help me, I have got a vauxhall vectra 1.8 exclusiv. I’m just wondering if SRI/VRX bumpers and sides would fit on my car, thanks in advance.
  8. Large Vauxhalls
    Hell all, I will be attempting my first oil and oil filter change. I have 5ltr of oil and the oil filter, i'm just not sure what socket size I need to remove the oil filter, I've heard it might be 25mm. My car is a Vauxhall Vectra Exclusiv 1.8 Gas Bi-Fuel 56 plate. Also, do you happen to...
  9. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi Guys, Probably answered somewhere on here, however nothing seems to be conclusive. Bought a Vectra C MY2004 2 days ago. When I start the car, there is a clicking noise coming from the glovebox, and if I turn the heat setting/fan speed setting on the controls, it will click again...
  10. Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    My 2004 1.8 petrol Vetra alarm has been going off randomly for no reason that I can tell. Its an old car so I don't want to spend money and just want to disable it. When it was going off the horn was going and the siren. The horn stopped when I unlocked it the but siren carried on for a...
  11. Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hi this is my first post I’d like to ask for some suggestions on what to do about my 2006 Vectra VXR 2.8 which has a stage 1 remap which I’ve been told should be 286 BHP Today I took it in for a service and diagnostics for 2 Orange lights on the dash because I’ve been losing power sometimes...
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    Does anyone know of a guide for wiring a traction control switch from a 2.5 to a 2.6?
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    Hey ladies and gents, I‘m Alex and I signed up here for my mate who is German but his English is ****, I am acctually English so he asked me to sign up here so I can ask around and get Infos on his vectra project he‘s been working the past 6 years. I’m sorry to say but after my built up vectra...
  14. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi I am hoping someone can help me my rear trailing arm bushes are worn out on my Vauxhall Vectra 1.8 55 plate I got a guy I use to work with to change the bushes but he has now damaged one of the arms so I want to just buy a arm with the bush already installed and fix that to the car but every...
  15. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi all thanks in advance for any help, my Vectra fan is coming on as soon as i start the engine and staying on...Changed the temp sensor on the thermostat housing still doing it! Been told the housing has a sensor inside? Do i need to change full housing? Is it a big job?. Thanks.
  16. Large Vauxhalls
    hi all, I’ve been rebuilding my new vectra 1.9 cdti 150bph it’s my upgrade from my old Astra lol This is what’s been done to it so far, New timing belt kit + water pump Egr blank with heat exchanger removed Intake cleaned out Swirl flaps removed New clutch Full service There’s loads I still...
  17. Large Vauxhalls
    Hey, i was wondering where i could find Racing/Sport seats with TÜV Approval for Vectra A (in Black or blue) and if it is any TÜV Approval Wide bodykit for Vectra A 2000 on the market. And also, can someone send picture of Vectra A 2000 Original Recaro Seats? And can i use wide bodykit on top...
  18. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi, sorry for naff question. Thinking of buying 2006 Vectra Estate Sri 1.8. Done 95k so I asked seller if the cam belt had ever been replaced, he replied "it's a chain" Is that correct? Thanks.
  19. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi Guys Wondered if there are any Master techs or any experience on a problem I'm seeing in my Vectra. Car is a 51 plate facelift 2.2 CDX estate with all the gadgets. Heated seats climate cruise control. I've had the car since 75k and it's now on 275k of which 175k done on gas. Since the...
  20. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi guys, I am planning on going to look at a 2008 vectra C over the weekend. It's a 2008 (57 plate)1.8 petrol SRI with a 5 speed gearbox. I have a 2006 2.0l turbo Astra with a 6 speed M32 gearbox, so I know well about the known reliability issues with the M32 (although I have had no...
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